Screenwriters Famous Screenwriters from Finland

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List of notable or famous screenwriters from Finland, with bios and photos, including the top screenwriters born in Finland and even some popular screenwriters who immigrated to Finland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Finnish screenwriters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These screenwriters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known screenwriter from Finland is included when available.

List people range from Antero Alli to Antti Peippo.

This historic screenwriters from Finland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Finnish screenwriters of note?" and "Who are the most famous screenwriters from Finland?" These prominent screenwriters of Finland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Finnish screenwriters.

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Aarne "Aake" Kalliala is a Finnish actor. He is most famous for appearing on comedy-sketch shows such as Velipuolikuu and Pulttibois. Since 1995 Kalliala has starred the drama series Kotikatu in which he plays sexton Mauri Alho. In 1999, he appeared on the cooking show Aaken ja Sakun kesäkeittiö on ...more

Age: 67

Birthplace: Heinola, Finland

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Aarne Tarkas was a Finnish film director, screenwriter, producer and actor. Tarkas started his career as a screenwriter for Matti Kassila film Radio tekee murron for which they shared a Jussi Award. In 1952, he founded a production company Junior-Filmi, which produced internationally recognized Erik ...more

Age: Died at 53 (1923-1976)

Birthplace: Pori, Finland

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Åke Lindman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Finland
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Åke Leonard Lindman, born Åke Leonard Järvinen, was a Finnish director and actor. In his youth Lindman was a football player, playing defence for the Finnish national team during the Olympics in Helsinki 1952. He represented the football club HIFK in the Finnish league. In the 1960s, the British ...more

Age: Died at 81 (1928-2009)

Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland

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Aki Kaurismäki is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Finland
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Aki Olavi Kaurismäki is a Finnish screenwriter and film director. ...more

Age: 61

Birthplace: Orimattila, Finland

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